Stroke Training and Awareness Resources (STARs)


This activity explored the knowledge and skills required by health and social care staff to recognise the risk factors associated with stroke.

You should now be able to:

  • Identify the lifestyle factors which increase the risk of stroke
  • Identify the medical conditions which increase the risk of stroke
  • Explain the lifestyle modifications and medical treatments which may reduce the risk of stroke

You have reached the end of this Core Competency. Try this Core Competency again, or choose a different Core Competency.

Page last reviewed: 18 Sep 2020